The Loft extension Specialists Bovingdon Green
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an loft extension, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does loft extension all over Bovingdon Green, SL7 2 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of loft extension over the last ten years and have gained invaluable experience in the construction process but also in ensuring all our customers receive great service.
The best attic conversion company in Bovingdon Green
Most loft extension are completed with in two weeks, and disruption to the household is kept to a minimum. All carpets and flooring are fully covered before commencement of work. All rubbish and debris are taken away on completion of the conversion or extension.
Free Loft extension Consultation
We offer free loft extension consultations, free quotations and a totally professional service from start to finish. If you want to convert your attic, or need insulation added to your current conversion, renovate or refurbish your house, kitchen or just anything, then call us on 020 3389 8528.
Why Choose CC Top Builders Contractors in London?
- Specialists in loft extension in loft extension area.
- General Building Work including extensions, sheds etc.
- 10+ years experience.
- Architect Certificate of Compliance (if requested).
- Top quality Velux windows used.
- Dormer windows also available.
- Custom made stairs supplied and installed.
- Choice of wood or plastered finish.
- Most attics completed in under 8 days.
- Full job, start to finish, including plumbing and electrics.
- En-suites installed if required.
- Hip Roof Extensions (subject to planning permission).
- All rubbish taken away on completion of your attic.
- RSJs installed.
- References available on request.
- Free no-obligation quotes.
- Excellent rates.
- Fully Insured.
- See our gallery of pictures for ideas.
- Just want a Velux Window installed? No problem, we can supply and install a Velux in your kitchen or attic.
Nearby areas we cover:bathroom renovations near Bovingdon Green, SL7 2
house renovation near Marlow Common, SL7 2
garage conversion near Bockmer End, SL7 2
kitchen refurbishment near Marlow, SL7 1
renovation near Lower Woodend, SL7 2
property refurbishment near Bisham, SL7 1
house refurbishments near Marlow Bottom, SL7 3
house renovation near Temple, SL7 1
renovation near Bigfrith, SL6 6
house refurbishments near Danesfield, SL7 2
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a challenging choice with significant consequences if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a tension free build and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect kind of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or remodeling you need to only be speaking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a brand-new house you must only be speaking to builders who are experienced in new houses. The best brand-new house builder in town might be the worst option to build your extension since there is so much different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; however that is typically because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of essential products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings might appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the home builders have actually only been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of important items missing out on from the quote and a very high probability that will lead to extra expenses and prospective conflict with the builder. To prevent this you need to constantly release the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be even more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the right cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, however if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you should be very mindful before you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be providing you some ideas as to what the ideal price is to finish the job. Choosing a builder that has actually offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might lead to future issues if in fact the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely need to understand when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of additional expenses throughout construction and your spending plan burning out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a big range in the expense of lots of products that might be considered reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You need to be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote look competitive when in reality it might actually be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to existing clients
It’s simple for home builders to give you the information of a couple of clients who they know have enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking contractors for recommendations is a little a waste of time as they are just going to provide you details of people who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of current clients. Existing customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website day to day, whilst some structure companies will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the build … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be vital to make sure a successful result, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is left out from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to uncover any of those products that might have been assumed by either celebration are either included or left out. Lighting, for example, often creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might price quote for lights, however that will often just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are included